Fragment of a garment
5th–7th century A.D.
Overall: 46 x 67 cm (18 1/8 x 26 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen; ground of looped woven; tapestry in linen and wool
Not On View
Warp of linen, two bands of tapestry with natural-colored linen ground and designs of connected circles containing lions and plants in brown wool woven into a piece of natural-colored linen of looped weaving. Design shows Byzantine influence. Probably a fragment of a tunic with two clavi.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection